Usage examples for parka

  1. The newest of the series is a clay- slate, on which, along the southern borders of the Grampians, the Lower Old Red, containing Cephalaspis Lyelli, Pterygotus Anglicus, and Parka decipiens, rests unconformably. – The Student's Elements of Geology by Sir Charles Lyell
  2. At the end he emerged exhausted, sobbing for breath, his jaw sore from a fist- blow, his shoulder aching from the bruise of a club, the blood running warmly down one leg from the rip of a dog's fangs, and both sleeves of his parka torn to shreds. – Smoke Bellew by Jack London